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Join Our Team: Environmental Technician II

By Teresa Black

If you're interested in joining an award-winning public utility where employees thrive on the pride of delivering a life-essential product with world class customer service, the Portland Water Bureau might be just the place for you.

The Water Bureau is a recognized leader in the utility industry. We've achieved this success by investing in the very best people and empowering them to find new and better ways to meet our customer's needs.

The Water Bureau currently employs approximately 560 people. All current job postings with the City of Portland are posted online, and updated weekly. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Join our team!

Environmental Technician II 
Closing Date/Time
: Monday, April 20, 2015 4:30 PM Pacific Time
Salary: $26.09 - $33.29 Hourly
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Portland Building, 1120 SW 5th Ave, Oregon 

Environmental Technicians II perform a variety of technical and analytical tasks for environmental, water quality or natural resource science programs. Environmental Technicians II are assigned to programs in both the Water Bureau and Bureau of Environmental Services such as drinking water quality monitoring and compliance, industrial pretreatment and source control, environmental investigations and monitoring, storm water, and watershed and environmental management. Environmental Technicians II work under general supervision and are responsible for planning, coordinating, and conducting water quality sampling, technical investigations and advanced environmental analysis; and coordinating activities and projects as part of large, multiple and/or complex environmental, water quality and natural resources programs. Technicians may also initiate, respond to and/or monitor regulatory compliance at the City, State and Federal levels. Although the current vacancy is in the Bureau of Environmental Services, the Water Bureau may also use this recruitment to fill their future vacancies.

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